The Herald

Student Press Awards in association with Weber Shandwick


The Herald was proud to launch their Student Press Awards for 2024 in association with Weber Shandwick. These awards recognised Scotland’s most talented student journalists, production staff and editors. All students studying at Scottish Higher or Further Education establishments were invited to submit work to our esteemed panel of judges headed up by The Herald Editor, Catherine Salmond. Winners of the News Writer of the Year, Features Writer of the Year, Sports Writer of the Year and Columnist of the Year categories each received a week’s work experience with The Herald editorial team. The Student Journalist of the Year also won the unique opportunity to join The Herald editorial team for a four-week paid internship during the summer of 2024.

Entry Deadline

Wednesday, April 24, 2024

Event Date

Wednesday, May 15, 2024

Event Location

The Herald Offices, Glasgow



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